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Blacksmith's Arms

Chelford Road | Henbury, Macclesfield SK11 9PG, England
+44 1625 424312
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good20%
  • Average14%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible17%
Travellers talk about
“mixed grill” (8 reviews)
“burgers” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
Chelford Road | Henbury, Macclesfield SK11 9PG, England
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1 - 10 of 467 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Came in on Saturday after a few really bad experiences thought we would give it another try and WOW! What a change this place has made had a massive party in celebrating and still accommodated us with a seat and the food came with a...More

Thank Gidz92
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Booked and came with 7 friends on Sunday at 4pm, was pleasantly surprised by how fast the food came, despite the fact they were very very busy and the staff were rushing around! We all opted for Sunday dinners, and wow! The Yorkshire Puddings are...More

Thank AmySarah8667
Reviewed 5 days ago

While the football was on, us girls thought we would just go up to the Blacksmiths for a bite to eat. The place looked miserable, they usually have a Christmas tree up at the end of October, advertising Christmas fayre but there was absolutely nothing....More

Thank Susan O
Jonathon E, Manager at Blacksmith's Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Susan. Thank you for your feedback. I am disappointed to here that the food you got wasn’t great and would like a chance to put this right for you and your friends. On the Christmas decorations we don’t decorate the pub until after Remembrance...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

10 of us visited here at the weekend and it was lovely. My nans dietary requirements were met without any issues and the food arrived really quickly considering they were really busy. The roast dinners were alot bigger than i expected and the staff were...More

Thank NicLG123
Jonathon E, Manager at Blacksmith's Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a great review. So happy you enjoyed our roasts, we pride ourselves on great food and are very proud of our Sunday lunches. We hope to see you again soon. Team blacksmiths

Reviewed 1 week ago

Very disappointing food not good at all had "gourmet gammon "but there was nothing gourmet about it . After waiting 50 minutes it was served stone cold I told the waiter and he took it back to be warmed up It was supposed to be...More

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Thank joeyd682017
Jonathon E, Manager at Blacksmith's Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi. Thank you for taking the time to review us. Am sorry your recent visit wasn’t great and can only apologise for the issues you have raised. The gourmet Gammon isn’t glazed but does come with a rum & cola sauce. We would love more...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visit most months for food and drink and always have a great meal. Fish and chips is superb, a welcoming pub with efficient friendly staff. Food is good value and portion size ok compared to some other places. Always some nice ales on tap....More

Thank Andrew C
Jonathon E, Manager at Blacksmith's Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Amazing review thank you. We love all feedback even more so the great ones. Thank you again and hope to see you again soon. Team blacksmiths

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited with my family and friends a few times over the years, some experiences have been good and some awful. However on Friday night we saw a massive improvement with both service and the food. The services and meals were fantastic and we will all...More

Thank HollyW2809
Jonathon E, Manager at Blacksmith's Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi. Wow what a great review :) thank you for taking the Time to leave great feedback. I will be sure to pass on to our team and we hope to see you again soon. Many thanks John

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came for a family meal, we were greeted straight away staff were friendly and helpful. Had the seafood grill. It came out really quick, hot, good sized portions. Had four meals between us all, and every single meal was delicious, would definitely recommend people to...More

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Jonathon E, Manager at Blacksmith's Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wow thank you for your great feedback. We hope to see you again soon many thanks team blacksmith

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The pub interior is well done, however the food was a bit of a let down. I had seabass florentine, sadly the poached egg was hard boiled and the whole dish tepid, what a shame, had the water asked the usual 'is everything all right...More

Thank Mookie841
Jonathon E, Manager at Blacksmith's Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there and thank you for taking the time to leave some feedback. Am sorry that your visit wasn’t great and can only apologise. I have spoke to the team in regards to issues. We would love to have the chance to win you over...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our first and last visit here! We had 3 meals 2 of which were just about warm not hot and the other meal which was fish and chips the fish was cold inside, it did get replaced when I complained but when he bought the...More

Thank Kim T
Jonathon E, Manager at Blacksmith's Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback. We love feedback good and bad so we can improve our standards all the time. 2-1-4 isn’t on the menu as it’s an offer just for our site no other chef and brewer uses this offer. We are sorry about...More

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Response from Lewis F | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure if they do set menu for a wedding but what have you got to lose in asking
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chelford Road | Henbury, Macclesfield SK11 9PG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Macclesfield
  • Phone Number: +44 1625 424312
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